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FOREST MOTHER OF PEARL


FOREST MOTHER OF PEARL
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Copyright: MIKE WNR (drmw) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 15 W: 0 N: 98] (1192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2004-11
Categories: Insects
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-12-16 7:11
Viewed: 7531
Points: 2
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Forest mother- of- pearl butterfly.

Salamis parhassus

This photographed near Accra in Ghana.

A forest bfly.

Genus Salamis ...The mother -of -pearls series. 8 species.

Very similar to Clouded mother- of -pearl, Salamis anacardii which is slightly smaller with less mother of pearl sheen. Diierence often difficult to determine with certainty.

Genus only found in Afrotropics.

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Hi Mike,
Great capture of this wonderful butterfly!
Excellent colors and contrast
Very good POV and luminosity.
Congratulations for the wealth of details.
Well done!
Best wishes,
Josť Roberto

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